The Bangladesh Visa Process | Getting a Visa & Information

The Bangladesh Visa Process | Getting a Visa & Information

iVisa | Updated on Feb 17, 2020

Are you planning to travel to Bangladesh? Many foreign nationals will need to get a visa in order to enter Bangladesh and remain there for a limited time. Travelers going for vacation, leisure, or family and friend visits will have to fill out a visa application and then head to a diplomatic mission of Bangladesh to complete the visa process.


The easiest way to get started is to go ahead and get your visa application online and complete it. Then, we will guide you through the rest of the visa process. This article covers information for obtaining a tourist visa for Bangladesh.

The Visa Process - Tourist Visa for Bangladesh

This guide uses the United States of America as an example. You may find specific information for your travels to Bangladesh by choosing your nationality country with our Visa Checker Tool.

Why do I need a visa to get into Bangladesh?

Governments use travel visas for national security, population, and health reasons. That's why you will have to get one to travel as a foreign citizen. Two countries can agree on what type of travel restrictions to reciprocate and establish for each other's' citizens.

By what date do I have to use the visa?

The expiration date of your Bangladesh tourist visa will be as follows:

  • Single Entry Visa: 60 days after issued
  • Double Entry Visa: 60 days after issued
  • Multiple Entry Visa: 60 days after issued

What is the service fee cost of a Bangladesh tourist visa application form?

Any associated service fees for processing your application form will depend upon which processing speed you select for the 60-day tourist visa form.

Processing Speed Single-Entry Double-Entry Multiple-Entry
Standard USD 25.00 USD 25.00 USD 25.00
Rush USD 45.00 USD 45.00 USD 45.00
Super Rush USD 80.00 USD 80.00 USD 80.00

How many times can I enter Bangladesh with this visa?

We offer three visa applications based on your entry needs. You choose one, and it will determine how many times you can enter Bangladesh with a tourist visa.

All visa application forms are for the 60-day tourist visa.

  • Single Entry Visa gives you Single Entry.
  • Double Entry Visa gives you Double Entry.
  • Multiple Entry Visa gives you Multiple Entry.

What is the maximum amount of time I can stay in Bangladesh with a tourist visa?

  • For a single-entry visa, the maximum stay in Bangladesh is 30 days in Total.
  • For a double-entry visa, the maximum stay in Bangladesh is 30 days in Total.
  • For a multiple-entry visa, the maximum stay in Bangladesh is 30 days in Total.

What is the processing time of a tourist visa for Bangladesh?

Processing time for the Bangladesh Tourist Visa Application Form depends on your entry needs and how fast you need the application processed.

All application forms are for a 60-day visa.

Processing Speed Single-Entry Double-Entry Multiple-Entry
Standard 9 days 9 days 9 days
Rush 7 days 7 days 7 days
Super Rush 5 days 5 days 5 days

Does filling out the electronic application form guarantee I will get a visa?

The government of Bangladesh has the final say in whether your visa will be approved and accepted while you travel.

What documents do I need to apply for a Bangladesh visa?

You will need the following to fill out your visa application form:

  • A scanned passport-quality photo
  • Valid passport with a minimum of 6 months of validity and 2 blank pages for stamping
  • A Credit/Debit Card or PayPal Account to pay the associated fees for your visa securely online.

The Guide to the Visa Process for Bangladesh - Get Your Visa Started

We understand that the visa process may be difficult to get through. That's why we offer the visa application form online so you can get it wherever you are. We will then lend support to you as you work your way through the application process.

Check your visa requirements to find out what you need to do to get a Bangladesh Tourist Visa.

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